Las Vegas Identity Theft Attorney
Arrested? Call Oronoz Ericsson & Gaffney LLC Today
Using someone else’s identifying information to gain access to their
money or property is grounds for an identity theft charge in Nevada. Attempting
to use another’s credit card to purchase something is a common example
of identity theft, and a conviction can bring serious consequences. If
you or a loved one has been arrested, make sure you speak with a Las Vegas
white collar crimes lawyer from our firm to challenge your charges.
Oronoz, Ericsson & Gaffney, LLC stands out thanks to our countless
victories on behalf of those charged with criminal offenses. We are AV®
rated by Martindale-Hubbell® and earned a perfect 10.0 score from
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you are facing criminal charges, turn to our firm to protect your rights
at every turn.
What information counts as identity theft?
Individuals may be accused of identity theft even if the victim is deceased,
and penalties for a conviction can be increased if the victim is over
the age of 60 or particularly vulnerable such as those with mental or
Use of the following personal information may be considered identity theft:
- Current or former name
- Driver’s license number
- Social security number
- Bank account number
- Date of birth
- Fingerprints or other biometric information
- License number used in a person’s job
The majority of identity theft crimes are charged as Category B felonies
which carry anywhere from 1 to 20 years in prison and up to $100,000 in
fines. Penalties can also include being forced to pay restitution.
Our Clients are Our Top Priority
As your advocates, our Las Vegas white collar crimes attorneys can dispute
any accusation that you intentionally used the personal information of
another person. It may be that you were authorized or otherwise permitted
to use such information on their behalf.
Even if there is some truth to your charges, we understand how detrimental
a conviction can be and will fight hard to have your charges reduced and
secure the best outcome possible. Look to Oronoz, Ericsson & Gaffney,
LLC when you face any sort of white collar crimes charge.
Take the first step in protecting your future by setting up a free consultation—(702) 904-8858!